The International University in Geneva provides a unique learning environment combining both theoretical and practical learning experience in a truly international context. The IUG education in Switzerland provides the essential skills necessary for a successful business career. They include critical thinking, problem-solving, research, communication, and management. These skills are developed through in-class practical group exercises and discussions, projects and assignments including presentations, and first-hand interaction with international organizations in the private and public sectors.


With an approximate 7 to 1 student-to-faculty ratio, the IUG is able to ensure close interaction with faculty. The University offers undergraduate degrees in Business Administration, International Relations, and Media and Communication.

The program is open to students who have successfully completed secondary school education. Courses are held mornings and afternoons, over a period of nine trimesters (3 years). Starting dates are September, January, and April.

The International University of Geneva - Mission Statement

Vision Statement:

To Develop International Professionals Committed To Serve A Sustainable Society

Mission Statement:

International University in Geneva is a non-profit Institution of Higher Education, which provides quality education for student success in business and international careers.

The University is dedicated to:

  • provide an education in business, communication, international relations, and trade with a global outlook.
  • foster a balance of academic and practical programs through effective learning processes, personalized students services, and a faculty that is committed to teaching and research.
  • offer a dynamic learning environment, promoting diversity and being responsive to the changing needs of the international community.
Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

BA

The International University in Geneva

Pursue a creative career in advertising, media and journalism in communication agencies, multinationals, governments and international organizations. ... [+]

Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media (with Dual Degree Option)

Pursue a creative career in advertising, media and journalism in communication agencies, multinationals, governments and international organizations.

The students have an option of achieving TWO BACHELOR DEGREES simultaneously in 3 years in Geneva: awarded by the University of Plymouth, UK and the International University in Geneva.

Key Benefits Exposure to the role of media and communication in the for-profit and non-for-profit environments. Exploring media and communication trends and issues with the latest media tools and concepts. Gaining knowledge of the main communication theories combined with the use of creati... [-]
Switzerland Geneva
September 2019
English
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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The International University in Geneva

Pursue an international career in global business, multinationals, family businesses, governments and international organizations. ... [+]

Bachelor of Arts in International Management (with Dual Degree Option)

Pursue an international career in global business, multinationals, family businesses, governments and international organizations.

The students have an option of achieving TWO BACHELOR DEGREES simultaneously in 3 years in Geneva : awarded by the University of Plymouth, UK and the International University in Geneva.

Key Benefits Developing the necessary management skills to operate in a global environment. Making the best use of the unique opportunities offered by its location in Geneva. IUG draws on wealth of international resources for speakers, adjunct faculty, networking with international organizations ... [-]
Switzerland Geneva
September 2019
English
Full-time
Campus
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The International University in Geneva

Become a specialist in international relations and pursue a decision making a career in international organizations, diplomatic services, corporate business, and non-prof ... [+]

Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Diplomacy (with Dual Degree Option)

Become a specialist in international relations and pursue a decision making a career in international organizations, diplomatic services, corporate business, and non-profit organizations.

The students have an option of achieving TWO BACHELOR DEGREES simultaneously in 3 years in Geneva : awarded by the University of Plymouth, UK and the International University in Geneva.

Key Benefits Gaining insight into the United Nations system while attending international conferences and meetings in Geneva. Exploring state’s foreign policy and regional cooperation, assessing current and identifying curren... [-]
Switzerland Geneva
September 2019
English
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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BBA

The International University in Geneva

The program in business administration prepares students to work in professional and managerial positions in a global business environment. ... [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) + BSC (Hons) Business Management (Plymouth University)

All undergraduate students have the opportunity to graduate with two international degrees: the International University in Geneva and the University of Plymouth, UK.

The program in business administration prepares students to work in professional and managerial positions in a global business environment.

Key Benefits Developing the necessary management skills to operate in a global environment. Making the best use of the unique opportunities offered by its location in Geneva. IUG draws on wealth of international resources for speakers, adjunct faculty, networking with internationa... [-]
Switzerland Geneva
September 2019
English
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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BSc

The International University in Geneva

Pursue an IT career in a wide variety of organizations or set up your own business on IT services/consultancy or create new IT solutions. This program is perfect for stud ... [+]

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science for Business (with Dual Degree Option)

Pursue an IT career in a wide variety of organizations or set up your own business on IT services/consultancy or create new IT solutions. This program is perfect for students who are wish to become a project manager in an IT company.

The students have an option of achieving TWO BACHELOR DEGREES simultaneously in 3 years in Geneva: awarded by the University of Plymouth, UK and the International University in Geneva.

Key Benefits Gaining an effective, comprehensive understanding of both technology and management areas. Learning algorithmic thinking, problem solving and creating IT solutions. Exploring... [-]
Switzerland Geneva
September 2019
English
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Read more in English

Graduation Ceremony 2013 - International University in Geneva

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International University in Geneva
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International University in Geneva - ICC 20, Rte de Pré-Bois
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